UGM 2019: New Orleans
Presenter: Archak Mittal, Ford Motor Company
Description: In a historic district in Detroit, Michigan, Michigan Central Station is gearing up for the creation of traffic engineering lab open to the public to engage in education and demonstration of traffic simulation techniques. This lab will utilize virtual reality (VR) paired with PTV Vissim simulations to provide an education hub that will attract an estimated 5,000-15,000 visitors per day. This presentation details how the integration between VR and PTV Vissim is developed and what applications one can expect from this technology cross-over.